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2016 Halloween Weekend DUI Patrol Locations

2016 Halloween Valley DUI Patrol Points With Trick-or-Treating comes an increase in DUI patrols by the valley police. We never encourage anybody to drink and drive. However, it is important to know about these locations. We very regularly speak with people who were stopped by police in these hyper-enforcement areas who were wrongly [...]

By |2017-08-09T15:24:12+00:00October 29th, 2016|DUI|Comments Off on 2016 Halloween Weekend DUI Patrol Locations

Medical Marijuana Breathalyzer and DUI Laws

  What is Medical Marijuana in Arizona? The Arizona Medical Marijuana Act (AMMA) was passed by voters in 2010.  According to the law, medical marijuana patients with a debilitating medical condition are allowed to possess up to 2.5 ounces of usable marijuana once a prospective patient receives a doctor’s recommendation and obtains a medical marijuana [...]

By |2017-08-09T15:24:12+00:00September 29th, 2016|DUI, Marijuana|Comments Off on Medical Marijuana Breathalyzer and DUI Laws

How did Mesa Police Officer Rick Van Galder only get 3 days jail for a Super Extreme DUI?

Many people are up in arms (rightfully so) over the fact that former Mesa Lieutenant Rick Van Galder, who was convicted of a super extreme DUI in Gilbert earlier this year, can be seen frolicking with the Scottsdale Police while he was supposed to be in custody (link to record of court disposition): Screen capture [...]

By |2017-08-09T15:24:15+00:00September 9th, 2016|DUI|Comments Off on How did Mesa Police Officer Rick Van Galder only get 3 days jail for a Super Extreme DUI?

Tempe Police Buy New Vehicles for East Valley DUI Enforcement

The Tempe Police Department purchased 3 new vehicles aimed at increasing enforcement of DUI related crimes. Every year around the holiday season from November through New Years, East Valley cities embark on what is called "super saturation" enforcement. They focus on intense DUI enforcement through out the Valley in what is known as the East [...]

By |2017-08-09T15:24:15+00:00October 22nd, 2015|DUI|Comments Off on Tempe Police Buy New Vehicles for East Valley DUI Enforcement